The world’s best luxury hotels are magnificent grand palaces. Five stars not enough for your best luxury hotel? These days if you’re on the lookout for caviar, personal butlers and pampering from morning to night, you can choose from establishments that boast no fewer than seven stars, and offer wall-to-wall glamour, exceptional service, fabulous food and wonderful bedrooms. Here’s my guide to the 10 Best Luxury Hotels in the World.
1. Palazzo Versace, Gold Coast, Australia
Marble, mosaics, gold-detailed vaulted ceilings and floor-to-ceiling window with affording views of the glittering expanse of the Broadwater. And that's just the reception and communal areas. The antique chandelier comes from the Italian State Library in Milan. Your room is kitted out with the finest Versace furniture, linens and bathroom products.